Tulsa, OK Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
25,112
Total Crimes
6,244.2
Total Crimes / 100k People
166.16%
Above National Average
296 out of 298
In Oklahoma
8,678 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in Tulsa, OK?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Tulsa is 6,244.2 per 100,000 people. That's 166.16% higher than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and 97.34% higher than the Oklahoma total crime rate of 3,164.2 per 100,000 people.

Note: Because the rates of crime are so low in America, we use "per 100,000 people" to make the number a bit easier to compare across locations visually. It's mathematically the same as doing per capita comparisons and isn't conveying that there are 100,000+ people in a location.

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Tulsa SnackAbility

4
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
6
Affordability
7
Diversity
9.5
Safety
3
Amenities
9
Education
8
Commute
9

How Does Tulsa Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Tulsa
/ 100k People
Oklahoma
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 25,112 6,244.2 3,164.2 2,346.0
Murder 72 17.9 7.4 6.5
Robbery 741 184.3 59.1 73.9
Aggravated Assault 3,364 836.5 339.3 279.7
Violent Crime 4,555 1,132.6 458.6 387.8
Burglary 4,407 1,095.8 613.3 314.2
Larceny 12,246 3,045.0 1,714.3 1,398.0
Car Theft 3,904 970.7 378.0 246.0
Property Crime 20,557 5,111.6 2,705.6 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Tulsa

4,555
Violent Crimes
1,132.6
Violent Crimes / 100k People
192.06%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 88.3 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Tulsa each year. That compares to a 1 in 218.1 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Tulsa is 1,132.6 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 192.06% higher than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • 146.98% higher than the Oklahoma violent crime rate of 458.6 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Tulsa

20,557
Property Crimes
5,111.6
Property Crimes / 100k People
161.03%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 19.6 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Tulsa each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Tulsa is 5,111.6 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 161.03% higher than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And 88.92% higher than the Oklahoma property crime rate of 2,705.6 per 100,000 people.

Tulsa Crime Compared To Oklahoma Average

Each category of crime indexed to the worst per capita in Oklahoma.
Data Source -- FBI UCR 2018.

Crime In Cities Around Tulsa

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Broken Arrow, OK 111,488 2,350 2,107.9 1,935.6 172.2
Owasso, OK 37,815 781 2,065.3 1,859.1 206.3
Bixby, OK 28,840 393 1,362.7 1,293.3 69.3
Jenks, OK 24,639 288 1,168.9 1,063.4 105.5
Sapulpa, OK 20,888 603 2,886.8 2,609.2 277.7
Sand Springs, OK 20,026 921 4,599.0 4,504.1 94.9
Glenpool, OK 14,319 306 2,137.0 1,780.9 356.2
Coweta, OK 10,109 197 1,948.8 1,592.6 356.1
Collinsville, OK 7,441 119 1,599.2 1,370.8 228.5
Catoosa, OK 6,930 297 4,285.7 3,578.6 707.1
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